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Statement :’Hikmah (wisdom) is taken from anyone; from the young, the old, the jaahil (ignorant), the Muslim or the disbeliever.’

He says: “Is this statement correct: ‘Hikmah (wisdom) is taken from anyone; from the young, the old, the jaahil (ignorant), the Muslim or the disbeliever.’” [Shaykh Ahmad Baazmool] : Of course this statement is not unrestricted. The Scholars differentiate between two things: Between going to and seeking wisdom and knowledge from everyone and saying, “I’m seeking(…)

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When is the person of Sunnah called muttabi‘ (follower) and when is he called muqallid (blind follower)? – Shaykh Ahmad Baazmool

He says: “When is the person of Sunnah called muttabi‘ (follower) and when is he called muqallid (blind follower)?” [Shaykh Ahmad Baazmool] : If the person of Sunnah takes the truth with its proof from the Scholars and he – if he is from the laymen – is behind the Major Scholars and their fataawaa that(…)

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Is every innovation – even if it is a small one – greater than the Major sins, or is there a detailed clarification? – Answered by Shaykh Ahmad Baazmool

He says: “Is every innovation – even if it is a small one – greater than the Major sins, or is there a detailed clarification?” [Shaykh Ahmad Baazmool] : There is a brief answer to this: this question is wrong and is not upon the Manhaj of the Salaf. Getting involved into categorizing, setting forth parables(…)

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Listening to debates that are transmitted or spread on TV channels ? – Answered by Shaykh Ahmad Baazmool

Question : Here he speaks concerning the issue of listening to debates that are transmitted or spread on TV channels, and if it is permissible [to do this]. [Shaykh Ahmad Baazmool] : Pay attention, O my brothers! These debates which take place in public are wrong! And they are wrong from different angles. The first angle(…)

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Wearing dirty clothes is not from humility – Explained by Shaykh Fawzan

Questioner: May Allah grant you good. The questioner says: An Imaam of a masjid has a lot of money; but when he comes to the prayer, he comes wearing a dirty Izar and a dirty shirt. And when I say to him: “Why don’t you buy some new clothes for the prayer”? He says: “Whoever(…)

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Killing Time ! – Shaykh Abdur-Razzaaq al-Badr

Some of the people squander time and waste their time with actions even in that which is impermissible. For this reason you find some of those people who are heedless, they make the expression using the words ‘killing time’ as if (time) is an enemy!! The time is a type of wealth and what goes(…)

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A Warning against: Visiting the websites of the innovators – By Shaykh Abdur Razzaq Al Badr

Questioner: Our Shaykh—may Allah preserve you—what is your advice for the students of knowledge pertaining to the issue of reading the doubts and entering some of the forums which are upon other than the Minhaj of Ahlus Sunnah wa Jamah, reading the material and then spreading it amongst the people; with the argument that it(…)

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Those who sit with the innovators are more dangerous to us than the innovators – Explained by Shaykh Muhammad bin Haadee

Shaykh Muhammad bin Haadee: Abdullah ibn ‘Awn Artaban (عَبْدُ اللَّهِ بْنُ عَوْنِ بْنِ أَرْطَبَانَ) may Allah have mercy upon him said: ‘Those who sit with the innovators are more dangerous to us than the innovators.’ Why? Because the people of innovation have manifested their affair and displayed their condition, thus the people are cautious of(…)

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WHAT IS NOT FROM SALAFIYYAH – Translation of Recent tweets by Sh. Muhammad Umar Saalim Baazmul

WHAT IS NOT FROM SALAFIYYAH translation of recent tweets by Sh. Muhammad Umar Saalim Baazmul 1) Taking (knowledge) from just anyone without first looking at their situation in dealing with the Sunnah is not from the methodology of the Salaf. It used to be said: “Indeed this knowledge is religion so look at who you(…)

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Repenting from Bid’ah and its Conditions – Shaykh ‘Ubayd Al-Jaabiree

Repenting from Bid’ah Shaykh ‘Ubayd Al-Jaabiree Question: May Allaah reward you with good, our Shaykh. This is the 19th question from Morocco. The questioner says: Must the innovator, if he repents from his innovation, fulfill the conditions for Tawbah? And are the conditions for repentance from innovation similar to repenting from disobedience? Do we accept(…)

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